Job TitleBuyer and Sourcing Specialist
Employment TypeFull Time
Experience5 to 8 years
Job Published11 October 2023
Job Reference No.1880442108
Buyer and Sourcing Specialist Paarl Cape Winelands Cape Town
Our manufacturing reseller client in Paarl is looking for a Buyer and Sourcing Specialist with 5 years of relevant experience. Buyer and sourcing specialist is a tactical role responsible for securing Stock and Nonstock materials and Maintenance/Operational Services. The buyer will lead the sourcing execution, by applying key procurement activities.
Salary Negotiable plus benefits
Recognized diploma/certificate in purchasing or supply chain management
Core / Functional skills (IT, system experience etc)
Strong administrative capabilities with proficiency in SAP and Excel.
5 Years of relevant experience
Diploma in Buying an added bonus
Competency in analyzing buying trends, attention to detail
Ensuring compliance with proper procedures, policies, systems, and controls.
Duties & Responsibilities
The incumbent will be responsible for developing and implementing a cross-functional MRO roadmap/strategy in conjunction with Purchasing, Supply Chain, and Operations management.
Be responsible for monitoring and controlling of Maintenance, Repair, Operations, and Indirect Materials directives and goals.
Deliver sourcing & automation strategies to security of supply and sustainable cost savings
Developing robust processes
Implementing new processes will be key to the role.
Purchasing of all Maintenance Materials and Maintenance Services.
Lead all local works from getting quotations from local suppliers to installation of equipment.
Communicate regular feedback to management on the status of project delivery, with milestones, and anticipated budget outflows.